Kansas and Missouri hold sweeping, authoritarian-like powers to separate from their friends, families and communities anyonewho has coronavirus or has been exposed to it. Health officials can order you to stay in your home or keep you in a secluded location. Neighborhoods and even entire cities can be locked down.
Sunday, March 15, 2020
Kansas City Star Scare Tactics Warn Of Imaginary Quarantine Police Powers
Here's a glimpse of newspaper fearmongering and hypothetical scenarios . . . More likely, most people follow "distancing" guidelines out of self preservation and because there's a dearth of activities available right now . . . Still, this freebie bit of content offers readers one more reason to give into panic as the newspaper proves no better than any other media outlet when it comes to hyping this pandemic. Checkit: